Vantage, WA Trails and Parks

Vantage has 13 trails in the vicinity, including 12 hiking trails and 1 for birding. These trails range from 1 to 10 miles in length. The most popular trails are Ancient Lake, Ginkgo Petrified Forest and Crab Creek Wildlife Area. Trails.com member Joshua C. recently completed Wild Horses Monument.
  • Saddle Mountain EastView Trail Details

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    Vantage, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  2 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    Views from the entire top of Saddle Mountain are expansive. The urban sprawl of the Tri-Cities can be seen to the south, while the long, pristine ...

  • Ginkgo Petrified ForestView Trail Details

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    Vantage, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  45 minutes
    •  1.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Follow an easy 1.5-mile loop through a desert region of central Washington, and see one of the largest collections of ancient forest fossil remnants ...

  • Frenchman CouleeView Trail Details

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    Vantage, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  3 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    On summer weekends, rock climbers flock to the nearby Frenchman Coulee climbing area, drawn to the tall vertical columns of basalt that line ...

  • Quilomene Wildlife AreaView Trail Details

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    Vantage, WA

    • Birding  
    •  Guide

    The Quilomene Wildlife Area may be the easiest place in the state to see Sage Sparrows, Sage Thrashers, and other birds associated with the dwindling ...

  • Frenchman CouleeView Trail Details

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    Vantage, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    Starting on a shelf at the edge of the Columbia River, head east on an old jeep track. Closed to motorized travel, it’s obvious from the tire ...

  • Priest Rapids Wildlife AreaView Trail Details

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    Vantage, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  2 to 3 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    From this small wildlife area, you’ll enjoy views of Sentinel Gap. Along the route, you may also see bald eagles hunting over the sloughs south ...

  • Milwaukee RailroadView Trail Details

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    Vantage, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  4 hours
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    The old Milwaukee road railway slices eastward from the Columbia River through the heart of the Crab Creek Wildlife Area. Rambles through the ...

  • Crab Creek Wildlife AreaView Trail Details

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    Vantage, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  3 to 4 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    Broad, rolling sand dunes. A wide, gurgling blue creek. Deep, emeraldgreen lakes. Towering mountains and vast meadows of desert wildflowers. ...

  • Dusty LakeView Trail Details

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    Vantage, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  4 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    Whispering stands of cottonwoods shine against the brilliantly polarized eastern Washington blue sky, while cool blue pools reflect their graceful ...

  • Ancient LakeView Trail Details

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    Vantage, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  3 to 4 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    This route through part of the Quincy Wildlife Recreation Area offers something you seldom find in the desert: a waterfall. But not just any ...

  • Wild Horses MonumentView Trail Details

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    Vantage, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  1 hour
    •  1 miles
    •  Guide

    This simple little trek offers visitors some of the most impressive geologic and historic views of the Columbia River area. The uniquely beautiful ...

  • Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park BackcountryView Trail Details

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    Vantage, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  3 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    The old highway from Vantage, an old settlers’ road, drops down a steep canyon to a crossing of the Columbia River—before the Wanapum Dam went ...

  • Ginkgo Petrified Forest Interpretive TrailsView Trail Details

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    Vantage, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  2 hours
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    One of the largest petrified forests on the planet sits in the center of Washington State. The ancient trees were mineralized into rock during ...